Quick Links: Background Information | Finding Articles and Books | Websites | Associations
Search for a person, technology, game, or company.
Carrot2 Search Engine This is a search results clustering engine that helps you find subtopics under your main search topics. Try searching on a person, company, or game, and see what categories it suggests. Try clicking the “Treemap” or “Pie-Chart” tabs on the far right to see a visual representation of your results.
International Directory of Company Histories Choose “Search Within” under “Filter Your Results” to find your company’s history.
Statista This portal serves up a wealth of data compiled from a number of business and government sources. Try it for questions like sales data and market share. Try searching ‘Game Console Sales’ and see what results you can find.
Encyclopedia of Adolescence
Encyclopedia of Emerging Industries
Finding Articles and Books
- Browzine -Browse through journals such as Computer Graphics Forum, The Visual Computer, and the Journal of Konbin for inspiration.
- Finding Scholarly Articles – Learn how to use the “filter” option in Sorin to target your research.
- Enter a phrase that relates to your research into the Sorin search bar and choose the “Subject” filter.
Computer games industry
Games — Social Aspects
Motion pictures and video games
Three-dimensional display systems
Video games and children
Video games in art
Video games industry
Video Games — History
Video Games –Psychological Aspects
Video Games — Social Aspects
Video games — Law and legislation
Computer Games and New Media Cultures: A Handbook of Digital Games Studies
20 Essential Games to Study
Racing the Beam : The Atari Video Computer System
Before the crash : early video game history
Ethnography and virtual worlds: a handbook of method
Queer Game Studies
Women in Game Development: Breaking the Glass Level-Cap